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Beuren, Esslingen

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Beuren is a municipality in the district of Esslingen in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany. It is a spa and resort. With the majority of its district (95.2%), Beuren is part of the Swabian Alb biosphere reserve.

Beuren
Coat of arms of Beuren
Coat of arms
Location of Beuren
Beuren is located in Germany
Beuren
Beuren
Beuren is located in Baden-Württemberg
Beuren
Beuren
Coordinates: 48°34′9″N 9°24′10″E / 48.56917°N 9.40278°E / 48.56917; 9.40278Coordinates: 48°34′9″N 9°24′10″E / 48.56917°N 9.40278°E / 48.56917; 9.40278
CountryGermany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Admin. regionStuttgart
DistrictEsslingen
Government
 • MayorDaniel Gluiber
Area
 • Total11.69 km2 (4.51 sq mi)
Elevation
435 m (1,427 ft)
Population
(2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,585
 • Density310/km2 (790/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
72660
Dialling codes07025, 07022 (Sonnenhof)
Vehicle registrationES
Websitewww.beuren.de

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GeographyEdit

Beuren is located 28 km southeast of Stuttgart and 16 km southwest of Reutlingen.

PoliticsEdit

Mayors since 1853Edit

  • 1853–1879: Nicolaus Klaß
  • 1879–1888: Jacob Klaß
  • 1888–1890: Philipp Friedrich Nestel
  • 1890–1927: Wilhelm Eugen Schraft
  • 1927–1934: Karl Friedrich Schminke
  • 1934: Wilhelm König
  • 1934–1945: Wilhelm Spanagel
  • 1945–1946: August Reuß
  • 1946–1948: Helmut Link
  • 1948–1983: Willi Gras
  • since 1983: Erich Hartmann

Municipal councilEdit

The result of the local government elections on May 25, 2014:

CDU 46,2% +2,1 6 seats ±0
Freie Wähler 53,8% +15,7 8 seats +2

Notable peopleEdit

  • August Pfänder (1891–1971), mayor in Neuffen and Nürtingen
  • Gottlob Espenlaub (1900–1972), born in Balzholz, German pilot and plane-constructor
  • Karl Albert Pfänder (1906–1990), wooden sculptor and wood turner, designer for wood products
  • Wolfgang Ischinger (born 1946), German jurist, former diplomat, leader of Munich Security Conference since 2008

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung nach Nationalität und Geschlecht am 31. Dezember 2017". Statistisches Landesamt Baden-Württemberg (in German). 2018.